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21 Brown Two Against the Amazon

New York: E. P. Dutton & Company 1953, 1st edition. Two Englishmen with a devil-may-care attitude and irrepressible wit challenge the largest river in the world. Dust jacket somewhat chipped along edges, navy cloth, 5 maps, clean and tight, Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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22 Bullock Great Rivers of Europe

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1966. Illustrated history of ten of Europe's major rivers. Slipcased, dust jacket, gray buckram, contents as new, near Fine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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23 Bullock, Alan Great Rivers of Europe

London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1966. A remarkably well written and illustrated history of ten of Europe's major rivers. Dust jacket chipped on lower edges, oblong folio (11x12 inches) in gray cloth, pictorial endpapers, b&w and color illustrations throughout, 291pp, no marks, tight, Very Good/Fair. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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24 Burman, Ben L. Look Down That Winding River

New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, Inc. 1973. Burman provides an informal profile of the Mississippi River, with many personal anecdotes. Dust jacket somewhat soiled, 8vo half-bound in beige and red cloth, line drawings, 192pp, Very Good/Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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25 Burmeister, Walter F. Appalachian Waters 3: Susquehanna River and its Tributaries

Oakton VA: Appalachian Books 1974, Volume 3. Update of 1962 original, a reference intended primarily for the canoeing river guide, but also an invaluable reference for the hiker, archeologist, historian, and nature lover. This volume deals with the Susquehanna River and 88 of its tributaries. SOFT cover slightly rubbed, 8vo, index, 600pp, trifold map laid in, no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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26 Canada Hydrographic Servi Small Craft Guide -- Saint John River

Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans 1987, 4th revised edition. A guide for mariners for the entire river, including four lakes: Grand, Maquapit, French, and Indian. SOFT cover, 4to perfect-bound, road map of New Brunswick laid in, clean and tight with no marks, Very Good. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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27 Carrier Colorado, The: A River at Risk

Englewood CO: Westcliffe Publishers 1992. Large format photo-essay on the great river, full color photos throughout by Jim Richardson. SOFT cover, 10x14, 184pp, as new, Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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28 Carrington Tears of Isis, The

London: The Travel Book Club 1959. The story of a new journey from the mouth to the source of the River Nile. No dust jacket, 8vo in blue cloth, corners slightly bumped, 7 b&w photos, 3 maps, 1 drawing, selected bibliography, index, inscription on inside front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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29 Carse, Robert River Men, The

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons 1969, 1st edition. The story of the exploration of the great rivers of North America over three centuries. Dust jacket with one small chip, large 8vo in split beige and blue cloth with gilt vignette, b&w illustrations throughout, index, 284pp, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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30 Carse, Robert River Men, The

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons 1969, 1st edition. The story of the exploration of the great rivers of North America over three centuries. Dust jacket with one chip, large 8vo in split beige and blue cloth with gilt vignette, b&w illustrations throughout, index, 284pp, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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31 Carter, Hodding Man and the River

Chicago: Rand McNally 1970. Carter and photographer Dan Guravich show man as the tamer and the Mississippi as the protagonist in a panorama of meetings that include peoples, commerce, and places. Dust jacket with price clipped, small folio in green cloth with gilt titles, pictorial endpapers, b&w photos throughout, 47 pages of full-color plates, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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32 Clerc-Rampal, G. Carte de navigation fluviale: Map of the Seine

Paris: Editions Maritimes et d'Outre-Mer 1973. A chartbook for navigating the river Seine from Paris to the sea. SOFT cover, narrow folio (6.5x12.5 inches), thirty-two 1:40,000-scale charts with riverside attractions marked, previous owner's time notations in pencil on some pages w/o obscuring charts, Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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33 Clerc-Rampal, G. Carte de navigation fluviale: Map of the Seine

Paris: Editions Maritimes et d'Outre-Mer 1973. A chartbook for navigating the river Seine from Paris to Montreau. SOFT cover, narrow folio (6.5x12.5 inches), eleven 1:40,000-scale charts with riverside attractions marked, previous owner's time notation in pencil on some pages w/o obscuring charts, Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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34 Conti, Flavio Waters of Life

New York: HBJ Press 1980. The editors of Rizzoli Editore and HBJ Press present another in The Grand Tour series, focusing here on ten of the world's great water locations. Dust jacket, folio in beige cloth, full color photos throughout, 168pp, marked 'not for sale' on endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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35 Cowell Heart of the Forest, The

New York: Knopf 1961, 1st edition, 2nd printing. River voyage into the center of Brazil, with 39 photos and 3 maps. Dust jacket with slight snags, bookplate on inside front endpaper o/w no marks, clean and tight, near Very Good. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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36 Crowe, Rosalie Early Yuma

Flagstaff AZ: Northland Press 1976, 1st edition. Crowe and co-author Sidney B. Brinckerhoff present a pictorial history of this unique town on the Colorado, 'American Nile,' between Arizona and California. Dust jacket a bit rubbed, folio in brown cloth, b&w illustrations throughout, 133pp, no marks, clean and tight, near Fine/Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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37 Cushman, Francis Harnessing the Big Muddy

no city: Haskell Institute, Department of the Interior, 1948. Cushman and co-author Gorfon MacgGegor describe the Missouri River Development project, in the form of a textbook aimed at the Native American children 'whom it will affect.' No dust jacket, 4to in green cloth, maps, b&w photos, list of relevant movies, bibliography, 176pp, tight with no marks, Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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38 Davis, Mary Lee Sourdough Gold

Boston: W. A. Wilde Company 1933, 1st edition. Davis presents the log of a Yukon adventure, related by a real Sourdough who experienced the Klondike gold rush of 1898 and lived along the Yukon River the rest of his life. No dust jacket, 8vo in black cloth, 42 b&w photos, 4-fold map in rear, 351pp, owner's name on inside front endpaper with lower corner of same removed o/w no marks, clean and tight, a rather nice copy of this unique and classic account, Good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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39 Davis, Norah Father of Water, The

San Francisco: Sierra Club 1982. Davis and photographer Joseph Holmes present a stunning chronicle of the Mississippi River. Dust jacket price clipped, tall 4to in cream linen, b&w and color photos throughout, 178pp, index, mark on top edge, Very Good/near Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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40 Dixon-Scott Fair Rivers of Southern England, The

London: Frederick Muller 1947, 4th. Delightful photos of these serene waterways. Dust jacket chipped on edges, rubbed on spine, no marks, clean and tight, Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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